Animal rights organization PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals) is applauding James Gunn’s upcoming film “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3” for its attention to animal welfare issues.
In a recent statement, PETA described the film as an “animal rights masterpiece” and praised Gunn for his commitment to ensuring that the movie’s animal characters are treated with respect and dignity.
“James Gunn has created a wonderful, compassionate universe for these beloved animal characters,” said PETA President Ingrid Newkirk. “We’re thrilled to see that he is taking the time and effort to ensure that they are treated with the care and consideration that they deserve.”
According to PETA, Gunn worked closely with the organization to ensure that the animal characters in the film were portrayed in a way that is respectful and accurate. The organization provided guidance on animal behavior, as well as advice on how to ensure that the animals’ needs were met both on and off set.
In addition, PETA said that Gunn has taken steps to ensure that the animals used in the film were not subjected to any kind of cruelty or mistreatment. The organization said that the animals were treated with the utmost care and respect, and that they were able to live out their lives in a safe and loving environment.
“Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3” is set to be released in May 2023, and PETA is encouraging animal lovers and moviegoers alike to support the film for its commitment to animal welfare issues.
“By supporting films like ‘Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3,’ we can show Hollywood that animal welfare is a priority for moviegoers,” said Newkirk. “We hope that this film will inspire other filmmakers to follow in James Gunn’s footsteps and ensure that animals are treated with respect and dignity on set.”
The statement from PETA comes at a time when animal welfare issues have been in the spotlight in Hollywood. In recent years, several films and TV shows have faced criticism over their treatment of animals, with some animal rights activists calling for a boycott of these productions.
However, the response to “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3” has been overwhelmingly positive, with many animal lovers and moviegoers expressing their support for the film’s commitment to animal welfare.
Overall, the response to “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3” has been overwhelmingly positive, and PETA’s statement is just the latest example of the film’s widespread appeal. With its commitment to animal welfare and its beloved characters, the film is sure to be a hit with audiences when it hits theaters next year.